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Alexander Kochyev
A Kochyev 
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Number of games in database: 553
Years covered: 1972 to 2006
Last FIDE rating: 2370
Highest rating achieved in database: 2555
Overall record: +118 -80 =351 (53.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 4 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Reti System (40) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Queen's Pawn Game (28) 
    A46 A40 D02 E00 E10
 English (27) 
    A15 A13 A14 A16
 King's Indian (22) 
    E67 E62 E97 E94 E68
 King's Indian Attack (19) 
    A07 A08
 Sicilian (13) 
    B33 B52 B30 B51 B56
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (81) 
    B42 B44 B32 B43 B22
 King's Indian (73) 
    E67 E94 E76 E61 E73
 Petrov (35) 
    C42 C43
 Sicilian Kan (23) 
    B42 B43
 Queen's Indian (14) 
    E12 E15 E18 E19
 Nimzo Indian (12) 
    E20 E54 E48 E38 E45
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   H Bohm vs A Kochyev, 1977 0-1
   A Kochyev vs Karpov, 1977 1/2-1/2
   A Kochyev vs M Drasko, 1985 1/2-1/2
   A Kochyev vs Smyslov, 1977 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Junior Qualification Tournament (1974)
   Reggio Emilia 1979/80 (1979)
   Le Havre (1977)
   Junior Qualification Tournament (1975)
   Leningrad Championship (1977)
   Tallinn (1985)
   Tallinn (1987)
   URS-ch sf Lvov (1984)
   October Revolution 60th Anniversary (1977)
   URS-ch sf Minsk (1983)
   USSR Championship First League (1979)
   Groningen Open (1990)
   Chigorin Memorial Open (1997)
   Petrov Memorial Open (1994)
   White Nights (2001)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Tallinn 1985 by Chessdreamer
   Tallinn 1987 by Chessdreamer

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(born Mar-25-1956, 67 years old) Russia

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Alexander Vasilyevich Kochiyev was born on the 25th of March 1956. He was awarded the IM title in 1976 and the GM title in 1977 and also won the European Junior Championship in 1975-76. In tournaments he was 1st= at Dortmund 1977, 6th= at Leningrad 1977, 2nd= at Hastings 1978-79, 3rd= at Tallinn 1985 and 3rd= at Dresden 1985.

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 page 1 of 24; games 1-25 of 598  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Kochyev vs Tukmakov 1-0291972URS-ch sfB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
2. A Kochyev vs F Sideifzade  1-043197212th Soviet Team Championship qual-1A04 Reti Opening
3. A Panchenko vs A Kochyev  ½-½29197212th Soviet Team Championship qual-1A16 English
4. A Kochyev vs D Gedevanishvili  ½-½45197212th Soviet Team Championship Final-AA04 Reti Opening
5. S Makarichev vs A Kochyev  0-139197212th Soviet Team Championship Final-AB40 Sicilian
6. A Kochyev vs Romanishin  ½-½39197212th Soviet Team Championship Final-AA04 Reti Opening
7. V Bernans vs A Kochyev  ½-½30197212th Soviet Team Championship Final-AA02 Bird's Opening
8. A Kochyev vs A S Bragin  0-1611973URS-chT JuniorsE08 Catalan, Closed
9. Roze vs A Kochyev  0-1291973URS-chT JuniorsB44 Sicilian
10. A Kochyev vs S Palatnik  ½-½251973URS-ch Young MastersB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
11. V Peresipkin vs A Kochyev  ½-½521973URS-ch Young MastersB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
12. A Kochyev vs A Kudriashov  ½-½381973USSR Cup 1/32D11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. A Kochyev vs Beliavsky  0-1411974URS-ch Young MastersB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
14. A Machulsky vs A Kochyev  0-1551974Junior Qualification TournamentB83 Sicilian
15. A Kochyev vs A Ivanov  1-0541974Junior Qualification TournamentE08 Catalan, Closed
16. Chekhov vs A Kochyev  0-1421974Junior Qualification TournamentB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
17. A Kochyev vs Chekhov  1-0421974Junior Qualification TournamentA15 English
18. A Kochyev vs Miles 0-1461974Wch U20B76 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
19. Tseitlin vs A Kochyev  1-0541975URS-ch otborB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
20. G Zaichik vs A Kochyev  0-1431975Junior Qualification TournamentE60 King's Indian Defense
21. A Kochyev vs A Ivanov  ½-½411975Junior Qualification TournamentA07 King's Indian Attack
22. Vladimirov vs A Kochyev  ½-½201975Junior Qualification TournamentA00 Uncommon Opening
23. A Ivanov vs A Kochyev  1-0551975Junior Qualification TournamentB54 Sicilian
24. A Kochyev vs Chekhov  1-0331975Junior Qualification TournamentA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
25. A Kochyev vs Vladimirov  1-0411975Junior Qualification TournamentE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-24-06  BIDMONFA: Alexander Kochyev

KOCHYEV, Alexander

Aug-27-09  whiteshark: Player of the Day

He is a former World Top 30 player.

on ICC:

Mar-25-10  wordfunph: GM in 1977..

a draw with Tal and wins over Smyslov Ribli and Taimanov for Kochyev..

happy birthday GM Kochyev..

Aug-27-12  waustad: OK, I give. Why has he been POTD twice on Aug 27th when his B'day is March 25th?
May-21-15  zanzibar: Could an editor please add his FIDE card?

Apr-04-19  farticchio: The author of " Preimushchestvo Dvukh Slonov" 1989 with Nikolaj Jakovlev

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